Offers end in
Extended return period to January 31, 2022
Red Herrings and White Elephants by Albert Jack Save 22% from RPP Save 22%

Red Herrings and White Elephants - Book

About Red Herrings and White Elephants

Have you ever wondered what phrases such as 'square meal', 'load of old codswallop', 'egg on your face' or 'in the limelight' mean? Where do they come from? Have you ever taken a moment to wonder what we say actually means? This book explains the origins of hundreds of common phrases.

Show more
  • Language:
  • English
  • ISBN:
  • 9781844544615
  • Binding:
  • Paperback
  • Pages:
  • 288
  • Published:
  • September 10, 2007
  • Dimensions:
  • 184x127x27 mm.
  • Weight:
  • 264 g.
  • BLACK WEEK
    : :
    £6.99
  • £8.99
  • £2.00 (22%)
  • £1.99
  • 3-5 business days
  • December 2, 2021
Description of Red Herrings and White Elephants
Have you ever wondered what phrases such as 'square meal', 'load of old codswallop', 'egg on your face' or 'in the limelight' mean? Where do they come from? Have you ever taken a moment to wonder what we say actually means? This book explains the origins of hundreds of common phrases.
User ratings of Red Herrings and White Elephants


Find similar books
The book Red Herrings and White Elephants can be found in the following categories:
Join thousands of book lovers

Sign up to our newsletter and receive discounts and inspiration for your next reading experience.